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Live auction - brm_719831 - POMPONIA Denier

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Estimate : 1 800 €
Price : 1 000 €
Maximum bid : 1 000 €
End of the sale : 08 March 2022 14:42:01
bidders : 1 bidder
Type : Denier
Date: 66 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 17 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 3,76 g.
Rarity : R3
Coments on the condition:
Superbe exemplaire sur un flan court, centré des deux côtés. Superbe portrait d’Apollon, bien venu à la frappe et finement détaillé. Patine grise de collection


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête d’Apollon lauré à droite ; derrière, deux flûtes entrecroisées.


Reverse legend : Q. POMPONI/ MVSA.
Reverse description : Euterpe (muse de la Poésie lyrique) drapée, debout à droite, tenant deux flûtes, posée sur une colonne.
Reverse translation : “Quintus Pomponius/ Musa”, (Quintus Pomponius Musa).


Pour ce type, M. Crawford a relevé une estimation inférieure à moins de dix coins de droit et à moins de onze coins de revers.

Historical background


(66 BC)

The gens Pomponia is a plebeian family of Rome with several consuls.

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